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There’s Something for Everyone at Granite City Food & Brewery

Sometimes you want a restaurant that has it all: in that case, Granite City Food & Brewery is the place to go. The American restaurant and brewery has been serving people all over the country since 1999, and their National Harbor location is a favorite among locals. When you walk into Granite City Food & Brewery, you’ll be greeted by…

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Happy Fall

May this autumn bring you a harvest of fun times and laughter with family and friends!

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Get Some Work Done Over a Strong Cup of Coffee at Misha’s

There are tons and tons of cafes in a place like Alexandria, and sometimes choosing just one can seem overwhelming. Located just over four miles from The Esplande apartments, Misha’s is a local coffeehouse serving those living and working in Old Town Alexandria. Not like many of the chain coffee houses you see in big cities, Misha’s certainly gives off…

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Enjoy Great Specials All Week Long at Brother Jimmy’s BBQ

For over 25 years, Brother Jimmy’s BBQ has been spreading the tradition of North Carolina slow-smoked barbeque throughout the East Coast. The newest location is no different and offers tasty meals and Southern hospitality that you’d expect from such a North Carolina staple. Start off with some traditional hush puppies with maple butter, fried green tomatoes (or “Frickles”) with horseradish…

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